Overview (fully updated to 2017 curriculum)
This course will provide delegates with a complete and practical understanding of how to apply the PRINCE2® methodology in any number of different scenarios. It includes the preparation for, and the sitting of, the examination leading to the PRINCE2® Practitioner Certificate, which is highly prized among employers and project managers alike.

The course objectives include the practical implementation of the method and attention is paid as to how the method can be varied to suit many different types of project. Care is also taken to show delegates how to ensure the administration of the method is at a level appropriate to the project.

Duration
5 Days
Target Audience
Project Managers, Project Consultants, Team Managers, Project Planners, Project Estimators, Project Support Staff, Project Assurance Staff or anyone with an interest in the practical management of a PRINCE2® project.
Topics
Day 1
Introduction to Principles, Themes and Processes
Overview of Processes
Business Case Theme
Organisation Theme
Starting Up a Project
Directing a Project
Day 2
Review of Day 1
Initiating a Project
Risk Theme
Quality Theme
Change Theme
Controlling a Stage
Managing Product Delivery
Managing a Stage Boundary
Plans Theme
Day 3
Review of Day 2
Progress Theme
Closing a Project
Revision and exam
Day 4
PRINCE2® Review, if appropriate
Practitioner Exam technique / structure
Practise examination questions
Summary, Exam technique & Strategy
Day 5
AM
PRINCE2® Review, if appropriate
Practitioner Exam technique / structure
Practise examination questions
Summary, Exam technique & Strategy
PM
Exam
2.5 hour
Objective Test
108 possible marks
55% pass mark
Open book (PRINCE2® manual only)
Delegates should be aware that some evening study will be required on all four days, in order to assist in the successful completion of the examinations.